Queens

Although African-Americans make up just 13 percent of the U.S. population, we account for 33 percent of the missing in the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s database. Cases involving African-Americans also tend to receive less media coverage than missing Whites, with missing men of color getting even less attention. NewsOne has partnered with the Black and […]

A 17-year-old NYC girl is lucky to be alive after being pushed in front of an oncoming train

AMuslim store owner in Queens, New York is still in shock over an attack that police are treating as a hate crime, NBC4 New York reports. The incident happened Saturday, when Piro Kolvani entered Fatima Food Mart, owned by Sarker Haque. Kolvani walked into the store and acted erratically before screaming “I’m gonna kill Muslims,” and began punching Haque in the […]

Hatchet-wielding Zale H. Thompson was shot and killed Thursday in Jamaica, Queens, N.Y., after he allegedly lunged at a group of officers with the weapon, critically injuring…

If you live in Queens, chances are you’ve taken the 7 train home at some point, and as that silver snake shoots from its underground…

NEW YORK-Shamel Lawrence used quick thinking and good coordination to save the life of a 9-month-old baby in Queens, New York yesterday. Lawrence, a former…

A Queens, New York landlord is dead after he used a machete to kill one of his tenants and himself this past Tuesday. See also: Eddie Murphy Out As Oscar Host After Brett Ratner Resignation See also: The Largest Colonial African American Cemetery Is In New York City Hettie Patterson, 48, was found dead in her […]

NEW YORK — Former NBA player and streetball legend, Rafer “Skip To My Lou” Alston has been sued by Erick Franceschini who claims he hit him in the head with a bottle at a Queens strip club. The New York Daily News reports: Franceschini charged that patrons of the jiggle joint were ushered outside on […]

QUEENS-Alexander Figueroa, shot and killed the mother of his two children, Giummia Villa at her job at a pharmacy with a bouquet of flowers before killing himself, police say. The New York Daily News reports: Villa, 32, was at the register at Crescent Chemists on 34th Ave. in Long Island City when Figueroa, 38, walked […]

QUEENS-Candice Connor is claiming that a “Diego” DVD, a popular educational television show for children, that she bought at Toys “R” Us for her children was actually a pornographic DVD. The New York Daily News reports: Candice Connor’s jaw dropped when she and her two young boys sat down to watch the cartoon about the […]

Timothy West, the man charged with raping a woman by knifepoint who was caught when he called the woman for a date and arranged to meet her, has been acquitted of all charges according to New York Daily News. Timothy West, 26, was cleared of four charges that he entered an Ozone Park home in […]